Hanging Wall Cabinet

Videos in the Series

Introduction: Hanging Wall Cabinet

Take a closer look at the techniques involved in building this cabinet.

1. Constructing the Case

See how to assemble the basic case with a biscuit joiner in part one of our video series on building a wall cabinet with Mario Rodriguez.

2. Adding the Back and Wall Cleat

See how to finish the case with a simple back and French cleat.

3. Dovetail the Drawer

Learn how to make half-blind dovetails with a router jig.

4. Construct the Door

See how a router jig produces accurate, tight mortise-and-tenon joints.

5. Mortise the Hinges

How to mark and chisel the mortises for the brass hinges.

6. Applying the Finish

Wiping on an oil finish.

7. Summary

What went into the construction of the cabinet.

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